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Clegg: Council’s snooker comments are ‘loopy’

Nick Clegg, Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam, has spoken out after it was reported a senior member of Sheffield City Council said having the World Snooker Championship in Sheffield portrays the wrong image of ‘one big man’s club with little or no aspiration’. The World Snooker Championship has been held in Sheffield’s famous Crucible […]

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£1.1m of Sheffield school improvements to deliver Nick Clegg’s free school meals

More than £1.1 million is being spent on improving Sheffield’s primary and infant schools as part of plans to provide free school meals for all children in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 from September 2014. Nick Clegg, Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam, has welcomed the investment. It is part of a £150 million […]

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Nick Clegg on the Budget: £700 tax cut promised, £800 delivered

Nick Clegg has welcomed today’s Budget, which has confirmed victory for the Liberal Democrat campaign to deliver an £800 tax cut for people on low and middle incomes. Cutting income tax by £700 – by raising the tax-free allowance to £10,000 – was the top priority on the front page of the Liberal Democrat manifesto. […]

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Nick Clegg supports drive to increase electric car usage in Sheffield

Today Nick Clegg, Liberal Democrat MP for Sheffield Hallam, called in to see a local Sheffield resident who is taking advantage of a new scheme which offers electric car charging ports in homes totally free. Nick Clegg visited Fulwood resident, Simon and Mel Kingsley, and representatives from local Sheffield company Homeco Energy – who are […]

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